Show Summary Details

Page of
PRINTED FROM Oxford Music Online. © Oxford University Press, 2019. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single article in Oxford Music Online for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy).

De Lucia, Fernandolocked

  • Desmond Shawe-Taylor


(b Naples, 11 Oct 1860; d Naples, 21 Feb 1925). Italian tenor. He studied in Naples, and made his début at the Teatro S Carlo in Faust on 9 March 1885. At first he was best known in the tenore di grazia repertory, notably as Almaviva, which remained a favourite role. But in the 1890s and the early 1900s his fame was increasingly linked with the impassioned tenor heroes of the new ...

You do not currently have access to this article


Please login to access the full content.


Please subscribe to access the full content.